Charles Macdonald

Reception celebrates successes in science

Charles Macdonald, Tricia Carmichael, Chris Weisener, Christina Semeniuk, Ronald Barron and Marcelo ArbexActing dean of science Charles Macdonald congratulates Faculty Performance Award winners Tricia Carmichael, Chris Weisener, Christina Semeniuk, Ronald Barron and Marcelo Arbex. Each will receive a grant of $1,000 in recognition of their contributions over the past year.

Biology professor Jan Ciborowski received a lifetime achievement award December 4 at the Science Celebration of Success.

Science pays tribute to top students

Brittany Ives shaking hands with Charles MacdonaldBrittany Ives, an honour student of chemistry, accepts congratulations on her academic standing from acting dean of science Charles Macdonald.

A “meet and greet” session on Friday gave honour students in science a chance for informal discussion with their deans and senior academics.

Science Dean named Scientific and Executive Director at Robarts Research Institute

Science Dean Marlys Koschinsky who joined UWindsor in 2008, following a 17-year career at Queen’s University, has accepted the position of Executive Director at Western University’s Robarts Research Institute. Science Dean Marlys Koschinsky who joined UWindsor in 2008, following a 17-year career at Queen’s University, has accepted the position of Executive Director at Western University’s Robarts Research Institute.

Science Dean Marlys Koschinsky has accepted the position of Executive Director at Western University’s Robarts Research Institute and will leave the UWindsor September 30.

Reception honours equity champion

Family, friends and colleagues came together at Kerr House on June 4 for a reception honouring Lynda Corkum as the 2014 recipient of the Mary Lou Dietz Equity Leadership Award.

Dr. Corkum was nominated by Charles Macdonald and Marlys Koschinsky who spoke to her many contributions over the years to equity and diversity.